MLH sponsor of Lung Force Walk on May 16

The American Lung Association’s Lung Force Walk will take place Saturday, May 16, in Headhouse Square, 2nd & Lombard Sts. in Philadelphia. Main Line Health is a local sponsor of the walk, which benefits individuals stricken with lung diseases through funding for research, advocacy, education and awareness.


“Lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in the U.S., so there is a tremendous need to support the efforts of the American Lung Association in their fight against lung diseases,” said Alicia McKelvey, MD, MLH thoracic surgeon. “I encourage Main Line Health physicians and employees to put on their walking shoes and join together on May 16 for this worthwhile cause.”


Those interested in participating in the walk should register for one of the four MLH teams:


For more information on the walk, visit


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